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have the most developed set of economies in western europe that exist and the relationship across the atlantic constitutes nearly one third of world trade. that is why european investment in the u.s. is around eight times that of investment in india and china put together. this basis of its enormous significasignifica nce in today u.s. investment in the e.u. is three times higher than in all of asia so it speaks for itself the potential that exists there. that transatlantic relationship defines the shape of the global economy as well. so it either the e.u. or the u.s. is the largest trade and investment partner from most all of the countries in the global economy that speaks of the centralitcentralit y of the power and the potential for is fair. that is why i am happy from an irish perspective to see the high-level report produced between the e. u. and the u.s. in terms of potential has received a very positive response. i spoke to the president after his re-election and he addressed this matter in his state of the union address and last week the european council gave the theory p
housing his tour economy. some estimate housing and related interest trees are rewording 25% of our economy. until the street of housing, our broader economy will not fully recover. this is a command is a important issue to all of us. i applaud bipartisan efforts on this committee with mr. campbell and mr. peters, mr. miller and ms. mccarthy in hopeless hearings to focus on related ideas. i look forward to hearing more today about your three-part strategic plan to build company pain and contract the gses. in your efforts for a single platform and standardize part says, i believe it's a great step forward, a great development. i also believe that your efforts to maintain foreclosure prevention activities and credit availability at refinance mortgages has been successful. i also want to applaud the work with harrop, the home affordable refinance program to promote prevention at today's has had successes. one by one blade refinances have been done which nearly equals the number of subway finances the prior three years. the focus on underwater mortgages is greater than 105 want to value
cable subscribers and others, based on what you see, is the u.s. economy growing at a faster clip than last year? what they did you get? >> the big shock for us, of be were oblivious to those kinds of questions in which many countries and housing stopped 2008 than subscriber losses were bigger. they said while. we never really appreciated for new homes in america the way we fight to over the same pie. greasy a little bit of hope but also post but the recipients between the cable business locally and nbc universal and cable channels nationally and locally. so now the advertising business is very relevant. and to greasy everyone feeling a the same thing. >> but with the, a sense of nervousness, we kid go down but like they said in tough times, take your risk. in good times it is easier for people to spend money. it was a tough decision to buy new and six in the middle of a recession but. >> now you are in control dealing with hollywood types what is more complicated? regulators in washington? [laughter] >> mass you can answer the question. [laughter] there is day but to be with the talen
at the forefront of the technology will not only benefit society but also the u.s. economy. earlier this month my organization released a study which found the unmanned aircraft is poised to create 70,000 new jobs in $13.6 billion of economic impact within the first three years of following integration of unmanned aircraft in the air space. however the industry understand this technology is new to most americans and their opinions formed by what they see in the news. today's hearing is an excellent opportunity to address the misconceptions about the technology and discuss how it will be used for domestic applications. you probably noticed i do not use the term drone. the industry refers to technology of unmanned aircraft systems or uas because it's more than a pilotless vehicle. a ues concludes technology on the ground with controls. i like to say this not being unmanned about unmanned systems. the term drone carries with it a hostile connotation and does not reflect how is uas or use domestically as you heard from mr. miller. uas i used to perform dangerous and difficult tasks more safely and mo
that regulators conduct thorough cost-benefit analysis to fully understand how these rules will affect our economy. i understanindependent financias operate urn a patchwork of federal -- under a patchwork of federal laws that require varying degrees of economic analysis and provide too much discretion to regulators. as a result, job creators, american job creators, under siege from capricious rule-making activities. regulations should be based on solid evidence and supported by robust economic analysis, not the arbitrary preferences of bureaucrats. the presiding officer: the senator's time has expired. the senator from washington. mrs. murray: mr. president, i yield my time to the senator from south dakota. mr. johnson: mr. president, i rise in strong opposition to the amendment 340. this amendment is another attempt to block wall street reform. this amendment would slow down rule making and invite wall street to bring lawsuits against their financial regulators. g.a.o. recently found that the recent financial crisis may have cost us over $13 trillion. we should not hamstring the cops on the beat
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